Matthew Broderick

1962 - Today

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Matthew Broderick (born March 21, 1962) is an American actor and singer. His roles include the Golden Globe-nominated portrayal of the title character in Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), the voice of adult Simba in Disney's The Lion King (1994), and Leo Bloom in both the Broadway musical The Producers and its 2005 film adaptation. Other films he had starring credits in include WarGames (1983), Glory (1989), The Freshman (1990), The Cable Guy (1996), Godzilla (1998), Inspector Gadget (1999), You Can Count on Me (2000) and The Last Shot (2004). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Matthew Broderick has received more than 14,931,658 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia. Matthew Broderick is the 1,138th most popular actor (down from 1,115th in 2019), the 2,099th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,050th in 2019) and the 560th most popular American Actor.

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  • 15M

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  • 66.68

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  • 55

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  • 3.86

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  • 5.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Matthew Broderick ranks 1,138 out of 10,030Before him are Katey Sagal, Hou Hsiao-hsien, Rosemary Harris, Kemal Sunal, Diane Kruger, and Mary Steenburgen. After him are Louise Brooks, Gabriel Macht, Martin Lawrence, Hiroyuki Sanada, Jim Caviezel, and Thomas Kretschmann.

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Among people born in 1962, Matthew Broderick ranks 40Before him are Michelle Yeoh, Milo Đukanović, Felipe Calderón, Christiane F., Ismail Haniyeh, and Arnold Vosloo. After him are Thomas Kretschmann, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Viktor Tsoi, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, and Andreas Köpke.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Matthew Broderick ranks 2,099 out of 15,968Before him are Ethel Barrymore (1879), Katey Sagal (1954), Kamehameha II (1797), Larry Silverstein (1931), Alexander Shulgin (1925), and Mary Steenburgen (1953). After him are Jelly Roll Morton (1890), Louise Brooks (1906), Gigi Hadid (1995), Charles Barkley (1963), Duke Kahanamoku (1890), and Gabriel Macht (1972).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Matthew Broderick ranks 560Before him are Renée Taylor (1933), Dana Elcar (1927), Jonathan Frakes (1952), Ethel Barrymore (1879), Katey Sagal (1954), and Mary Steenburgen (1953). After him are Louise Brooks (1906), Gabriel Macht (1972), Jim Caviezel (1968), Jaclyn Smith (1945), Bob Gunton (1945), and Bridget Fonda (1964).

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